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English definition of “refer (sb) to sth”

refer (sb) to sth

phrasal verb with refer     /rɪˈfɜːr/ US  /-ˈfɝː/ verb (-rr-)
C2 to look at, or tell someone else to look at, a book or similar record in order to find information and help : She spoke for an hour without once referring to her notes . He referred to a history book to find out the dates of the French Revolution . The reader is constantly referred back to the introduction .Reading
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